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High Street, with the First Presbyterian church Philadelphia. Taken down in 1820 / designed & published by W. Birch enamel painter, 1800.

High Street, with the First Presbyterian church Philadelphia. Taken do...

Print shows a street view with the High Street marketplace on the left and the First Presbyterian Church on the right, with pedestrians on the sidewalk and service carts on the cobblestone street. Inscribed in... More

[North side of Chestnut Street, below Second Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[North side of Chestnut Street, below Second Street, Philadelphia, Pen...

Attributed to William G. Mason. Signs include: Refrigerators, John Gibson, Wines and Liquors, Hotel. In frame with gold leaf around window opening. Paper label on back of frame: Chestnut Street - North side be... More

[No. 46 to No. 52, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[No. 46 to No. 52, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

Signs on buildings include: Walking Canes, McAllister, McAllister & Son, W.G. Mason Engraver, A.J. McDuffee. In frame with gold leaf around window opening. Paper label on back of frame: View of houses No. 46 to... More

[Unidentified man] / J. Cremer & Co., artists, No. 18 South Eighth Street, Philadelphia.

[Unidentified man] / J. Cremer & Co., artists, No. 18 South Eighth Str...

The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites and salt, which creates a glossy surface to h... More

[Unidentified African American man] / Broadbent & Phillips, 1206 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

[Unidentified African American man] / Broadbent & Phillips, 1206 Chest...

No. 28229. Public domain photograph - 19th-century male studio portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

At Dock Street wharf / Schell & Hogan ; JL[?] sc.

At Dock Street wharf / Schell & Hogan ; JL[?] sc.

Print shows congestion of horse-drawn carts and wagons overburdened with merchanise on Dock Street, also handcarts, teamsters and longshoremen, and railroad locomotives and cars for hauling goods from ships to ... More

House in which Henry George was born, Sept. 2nd 1839. Tenth Street near Lombard, Philadelphia, Pa.

House in which Henry George was born, Sept. 2nd 1839. Tenth Street nea...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a historic building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

[Market Street, west from 11th, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Market Street, west from 11th, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Chestnut Street and post office, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Chestnut Street and post office, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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[Broad Street, north from Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Broad Street, north from Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

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John Roney House, 117 North Sixth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Roney House, 117 North Sixth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Significance: An early 19th century row house. Survey number: HABS PA-1017

Fire Association Building, 401-403 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Fire Association Building, 401-403 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philad...

Survey number: HABS PA-1434 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

105 Delancey Street (Warehouse), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

105 Delancey Street (Warehouse), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-1377 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

St. Andrew's Protestant Episcopal Church, 250-254 South Eighth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Andrew's Protestant Episcopal Church, 250-254 South Eighth Street,...

Significance: This fine Greek Revival church is the work of John Haviland, who executed many other Greek Revival designs. His body was buried under the church, but was later re-interred at the Philadelphia Divi... More

Mariners' Bethel Church, 923 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Mariners' Bethel Church, 923 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philade...

Survey number: HABS PA-1596 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Jordan-Stoddart House, 404 South Fifth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Jordan-Stoddart House, 404 South Fifth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelp...

Survey number: HABS PA-1341 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

19-35 Catharine Street (Houses), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

19-35 Catharine Street (Houses), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Name changed from Catherine Street to Catharine Street, the correct spelling Survey number: HABS PA-5182

Northern Liberty Hose Company Number Four, 714 New Market Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Northern Liberty Hose Company Number Four, 714 New Market Street, Phil...

Significance: An interesting example of an urban volunteer firehouse of the 1840s. The organization was one of the representative hose companies of its period. Later, it functioned as a general fire company, k... More

329 Walnut Street (mantlepiece), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

329 Walnut Street (mantlepiece), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-1947 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

American Fire Insurance Company Building, 308-310 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

American Fire Insurance Company Building, 308-310 Walnut Street, Phila...

Significance: Incorporated in 1810, the American Fire Insurance Company was the first company in the state of Pennsylvania is conduct a general fire insurance business. Survey number: HABS PA-1386

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A "museum" of freaks and curiousities on South Street

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A "museum" of freaks and curiousities on S...

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Linmore Street housing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Typical kitchen

Linmore Street housing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Typical kitchen

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Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 43, Southeast corner of Mordecai Road & Mellon Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 43, Southeast corner of Mordecai Road ...

Significance: Building 43 is associated with the continued use of Frankford Arsenal as an important U.S. Army post during the decades following World War II. Survey number: HAER PA-74-AN Building/structure da... More

William Annan House, 776 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

William Annan House, 776 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphi...

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Public Domain Stock Photo . Philadelphia pennsylvania school, education.

Public Domain Stock Photo . Philadelphia pennsylvania school, educatio...

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Philadelphia building architecture building. A black and white photo of a city

Philadelphia building architecture building. A black and white photo o...

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Philadelphia building architecture building. A black and white photo of a tall building

Philadelphia building architecture building. A black and white photo o...

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A view of a city from the cockpit of a plane. King air philadelphia approach.

A view of a city from the cockpit of a plane. King air philadelphia ap...

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Architecture united states philadelphia building. A group of people standing in front of a building

Architecture united states philadelphia building. A group of people st...

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Architecture united states philadelphia building. A group of people standing around a tree

Architecture united states philadelphia building. A group of people st...

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A statue of a man with a hat and coat. Bishop matthew simpson bronze sculpture.

A statue of a man with a hat and coat. Bishop matthew simpson bronze s...

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Philadelphia pennsylvania statue building. A statue of a bear sitting on top of a rock

Philadelphia pennsylvania statue building. A statue of a bear sitting ...

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Painting philadelphia artist building. A building with a mural on the side of it

Painting philadelphia artist building. A building with a mural on the ...

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Philadelphia history independence hall. A red brick building with a clock tower

Philadelphia history independence hall. A red brick building with a cl...

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Philadelphia urban pennsylvania building. A brick building with a sign on the front of it

Philadelphia urban pennsylvania building. A brick building with a sign...

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A building with a sign on the side of it. Chinatown philadelphia pennsylvania.

A building with a sign on the side of it. Chinatown philadelphia penns...

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Krider Gun Shop, 133-135 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Krider Gun Shop, 133-135 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Cou...

Significance: This building was a fine example of a typical mid-eighteenth-century Philadelphia corner residence. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-120 Survey number: HABS PA-1055... More

Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, 711-721 Catharine Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, 711-721 Catharine Street, Philadelphi...

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Gloria Dei (Church), 929 South Water Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Gloria Dei (Church), 929 South Water Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphi...

Significance: Some of the materials used in this building were brought from the earlier Swedish Church at Tinicum, built in the 17th century, and Gloria Dei was erected by the same carpenters and bricklayers wh... More

Gloria Dei (Church), 929 South Water Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Gloria Dei (Church), 929 South Water Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphi...

Significance: Some of the materials used in this building were brought from the earlier Swedish Church at Tinicum, built in the 17th century, and Gloria Dei was erected by the same carpenters and bricklayers wh... More

5-year-old Rosie Passeralla, 1116 Annan Street, Philadelphia. Been picking here two years. Whites Bog, Browns Mills, N.J. Sept. 28, 1910. Witness E. F. Brown.  Location: Browns Mills, New Jersey / Photo by Lewis W. Hine.

5-year-old Rosie Passeralla, 1116 Annan Street, Philadelphia. Been pic...

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Abbottsford Homes, Building Type 4, Bounded by Abbottsford, Henry & Robert Avenues & Fox Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Abbottsford Homes, Building Type 4, Bounded by Abbottsford, Henry & Ro...

Survey number: HABS PA-6165-D Building/structure dates: 1943 Initial Construction

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard,...

Significance: The John Bartram House was the sole residence of John Bartram (1699-1777), the well-known early American botanist, explorer, and plant collector between 1731 and his death. William Bartram (1739-... More

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard,...

Significance: The John Bartram House was the sole residence of John Bartram (1699-1777), the well-known early American botanist, explorer, and plant collector between 1731 and his death. William Bartram (1739-... More

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard,...

Significance: The John Bartram House was the sole residence of John Bartram (1699-1777), the well-known early American botanist, explorer, and plant collector between 1731 and his death. William Bartram (1739-... More

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard,...

Significance: The John Bartram House was the sole residence of John Bartram (1699-1777), the well-known early American botanist, explorer, and plant collector between 1731 and his death. William Bartram (1739-... More

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard,...

Significance: The John Bartram House was the sole residence of John Bartram (1699-1777), the well-known early American botanist, explorer, and plant collector between 1731 and his death. William Bartram (1739-... More

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Bartram House & Garden, House, 54th Street & Lindbergh Boulevard,...

Significance: The John Bartram House was the sole residence of John Bartram (1699-1777), the well-known early American botanist, explorer, and plant collector between 1731 and his death. William Bartram (1739-... More

Reynolds-Morris House, 225 South Eighth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Reynolds-Morris House, 225 South Eighth Street, Philadelphia, Philadel...

Survey number: HABS PA-1107 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 67000020

2100 Block North Uber Street (Houses), East & west sides between Diamond Street & Susquehanna Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

2100 Block North Uber Street (Houses), East & west sides between Diamo...

Survey number: HABS PA-6717 Building/structure dates: 1886 Initial Construction

Germantown Friends Meeting House, 47 West Coulter Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Germantown Friends Meeting House, 47 West Coulter Street, Philadelphia...

Significance: Germantown is a fine example of a mid-nineteenth century urban meeting house. It was built between 1868 and 1869 by master builder Hibberd Yarnall, and designed by Addison Hutton, one of Philadelp... More

Germantown Friends Meeting House, 47 West Coulter Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Germantown Friends Meeting House, 47 West Coulter Street, Philadelphia...

Significance: Germantown is a fine example of a mid-nineteenth century urban meeting house. It was built between 1868 and 1869 by master builder Hibberd Yarnall, and designed by Addison Hutton, one of Philadelp... More

Stride-Madison House, 429 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Stride-Madison House, 429 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co...

Significance: A Philadelphia row house of the late 18th century where James Madison, Jr., Fourth president of the United States, and his wife resided from November 1795 until June 1796 while he was a member of ... More

Pennsylvania Railroad, 52nd Street Bridge, North Fifty-second Street at Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Pennsylvania Railroad, 52nd Street Bridge, North Fifty-second Street a...

Significance: The bridge's main span, a pin-connected Parker through truss, is an exceptionally long example of its type. Its length surpasses the practical limit of 300', beyond which a subdivided Pennsylvania... More

Liberty Bell Center, Market Street between 5th & 6th Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Liberty Bell Center, Market Street between 5th & 6th Streets, Philadel...

Survey number: HABS PA-6712 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Liberty Bell Center, Market Street between 5th & 6th Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Liberty Bell Center, Market Street between 5th & 6th Streets, Philadel...

Survey number: HABS PA-6712 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Liberty Bell Center, Market Street between 5th & 6th Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Liberty Bell Center, Market Street between 5th & 6th Streets, Philadel...

Survey number: HABS PA-6712 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Library Company of Philadelphia, Ridgway Branch, 900 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Library Company of Philadelphia, Ridgway Branch, 900 South Broad Stree...

Significance: The structure is one of America's last Greek Revival building built in the late 19th century. Survey number: HABS PA-1616

Mount Moriah Cemetery, Mt. Moriah Soldiers Lot, 62nd Street and Kingsessing Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Mount Moriah Cemetery, Mt. Moriah Soldiers Lot, 62nd Street and Kingse...

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Daniel F. Waters Germantown Dye Works, Building I, 37-55 East Wister Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Daniel F. Waters Germantown Dye Works, Building I, 37-55 East Wister S...

Significance: This 1862 structure, the original Mills' dyeing room, was remodeled in a later corporate expansion in 1877. Survey number: HAER PA-213-I Building/structure dates: 1862 Initial Construction Buil... More

William H. Winder Houses, 232-234 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

William H. Winder Houses, 232-234 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Ph...

Survey number: HABS PA-1384 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Baptist Temple, North Broad Street between Montgomery Avenue & Norris Street, Temple University, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Baptist Temple, North Broad Street between Montgomery Avenue & Norris ...

Survey number: HABS PA-6662 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Free Library of Philadelphia, Kingsessing Branch, 1201 South 51st Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Free Library of Philadelphia, Kingsessing Branch, 1201 South 51st Stre...

Significance: Completed in 1919, the Kingsessing Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia was among the last of twenty-five branch libraries built through an endowment from industrialist-turned-philanthropist... More

Masonic Hall Chesnut St. Phila'a. erected A.D. 1813 destroyed by fire A.D. 1819 / William Strickland architect ; D. Chillas Lith, 50 S. 3d Street.

Masonic Hall Chesnut St. Phila'a. erected A.D. 1813 destroyed by fire ...

Print shows the Masonic Hall from the street, with horse-drawn coach and pedestrians in the foreground. Includes "inscription on corner stone" at center, below image. Entered according to Act of Congress in th... More

C.F. Rumpp & Sons, Incorporated, Factory, 114-130 North Fifth Street at Cherry Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

C.F. Rumpp & Sons, Incorporated, Factory, 114-130 North Fifth Street a...

Significance: C.F. Rumpp was a well-known manufacturer of fancy leather good, pocketbooks and satchels. It closed in 1959 after nearly a century of manufacturing. The factory (not the original building) is a ty... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 251, Northeast corner Hagner Road & Walbach Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 251, Northeast corner Hagner Road & Wa...

Significance: Constructed as a storehouse, Building 251 is associated with the large-scale expansion of Frankford Arsenal that resulted from the United States' entry into World War I. Survey number: HAER PA-74... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 251, Northeast corner Hagner Road & Walbach Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 251, Northeast corner Hagner Road & Wa...

Significance: Constructed as a storehouse, Building 251 is associated with the large-scale expansion of Frankford Arsenal that resulted from the United States' entry into World War I. Survey number: HAER PA-74... More

Divine Lorraine Hotel, 699 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Divine Lorraine Hotel, 699 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelp...

Significance: The Divine Lorraine Hotel stands among the most visible buildings constructed during the decades that North Broad Street above Spring Garden Avenue challenged -to varying degrees of success -the o... More

Divine Lorraine Hotel, 699 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Divine Lorraine Hotel, 699 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelp...

Significance: The Divine Lorraine Hotel stands among the most visible buildings constructed during the decades that North Broad Street above Spring Garden Avenue challenged -to varying degrees of success -the o... More

Nathaniel Irish House, 704 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Nathaniel Irish House, 704 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelp...

Significance: Location (old No. 274) on Delaware Front Street, Southwark, an important residential and commercial area in the eighteenth century. This and adjoining houses also built by Nathaniel Irish. These a... More

New Century Club, 124 South Twelfth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

New Century Club, 124 South Twelfth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia...

Significance: An early architectural work by a woman architect. Founded in 1877, the New Century Club of Philadelphia is one of the nation's oldest women's clubs devoted to the protection and promotion of women... More

Pennsylvania Railroad, 25th Street Elevated, Above South Twenty-fifth Street, from Washington Avenue to Passayunk Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Pennsylvania Railroad, 25th Street Elevated, Above South Twenty-fifth ...

Significance: This elevated urban freight railroad is unusual for its great length and alignment directly over a city street. Survey number: HAER PA-549 Building/structure dates: 1926-1928 Initial Construction

Girard-Peterson House, 332 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Girard-Peterson House, 332 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Significance: No. 332 Spruce is one of a row of houses built by Stephen Girard around 1820; today it is home to Charles Peterson, one of the founders and early leaders of the Historic American Buildings Survey... More

Girard-Peterson House, 332 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Girard-Peterson House, 332 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Significance: No. 332 Spruce is one of a row of houses built by Stephen Girard around 1820; today it is home to Charles Peterson, one of the founders and early leaders of the Historic American Buildings Survey... More

St. Clement's Protestant Episcopal Church, 128 North Twentieth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Clement's Protestant Episcopal Church, 128 North Twentieth Street,...

Survey number: HABS PA-1538 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

North Philadelphia Station, Mechanical Building, 2900 North Broad Street, on northwest corner of Broad Street & Glenwood Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

North Philadelphia Station, Mechanical Building, 2900 North Broad Stre...

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Drinker's Court, 236-238  Delancey Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Drinker's Court, 236-238 Delancey Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia ...

Survey number: HABS PA-1326 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Tacony, St. Vincent's Catholic School, Bounded by Princeton, Delaware, & Cottman Avenues & Milnor Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Tacony, St. Vincent's Catholic School, Bounded by Princeton, Delaware,...

Significance: St. Vincent's Catholic School is the physical and institutional remnant of an important part of Tacony's pre-industrial history. St. Vincent's Orphan Asylum was founded in Tacony in 1855 and the ... More

Tacony, St. Vincent's Catholic School, Bounded by Princeton, Delaware, & Cottman Avenues & Milnor Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Tacony, St. Vincent's Catholic School, Bounded by Princeton, Delaware,...

Significance: St. Vincent's Catholic School is the physical and institutional remnant of an important part of Tacony's pre-industrial history. St. Vincent's Orphan Asylum was founded in Tacony in 1855 and the ... More

John Clement Stocker House, 402 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

John Clement Stocker House, 402 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Phil...

Significance: A good example of a large Philadelphia row house of the Federal Period. There are many fine details typical of the period including an unusual front cornice and entrance frontispeace capitals, bot... More

Joseph Sims House, 228 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Joseph Sims House, 228 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia ...

Significance: This house is the last survivor of Franklin Row, a group of ten houses built in 1809-1810 to the designs of Architect Robert Mills for John Meany and John Savage. The house was purchased from them... More

Market Street Elevated Railway, Market Street between Sixty-ninth & Forty-sixth Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Market Street Elevated Railway, Market Street between Sixty-ninth & Fo...

Significance: The railway was the first rapid transit line erected in Philadelphia at the turn of the century. Prior to its construction, electrified surface lines traversed city and suburban streets providing ... More

113 North Water Street (House), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

113 North Water Street (House), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-1425 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Merchants' Hotel, 40-50 North Fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Merchants' Hotel, 40-50 North Fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphi...

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Leland Building, 37-39 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Leland Building, 37-39 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia ...

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512-526 South Water Street (Houses), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

512-526 South Water Street (Houses), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County...

Survey number: HABS PA-1619 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Philadelphia & Reading Railroad, Reading Depot, North Sixth Street at Woodward Street, Reading, Berks County, PA

Philadelphia & Reading Railroad, Reading Depot, North Sixth Street at ...

See also HAER PA-120 for related documentation. Includes photographs & written data. Survey number: HAER PA-121 Building/structure dates: 1873- 1874 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1897 Subs... More

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 312, Northeast corner of Walbach Street & Monroe Road, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Frankford Arsenal, Building No. 312, Northeast corner of Walbach Stree...

Significance: Building 312 is associated with the extensive infrastructure of roads, utilities and services that supported the principal functions of Frankford Arsenal, the U.S. Army's principal manufacturer of... More

Farmers' & Mechanics' Bank, 427 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Farmers' & Mechanics' Bank, 427 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Philade...

Significance: The Farmers' & Merchants' Bank, at that time the largest in the city, erected the first of the bank row structures in 1854. The building has recently been the home of the Philadelphia Maritime Mus... More

Isaac Waln House, 259 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Isaac Waln House, 259 South Third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Survey number: HABS PA-1376 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Philadelphia & Western Railway, Bridgeport Bridge, Spanning Schulykill River, west of DeKalb Street, Bridgeport, Montgomery County, PA

Philadelphia & Western Railway, Bridgeport Bridge, Spanning Schulykill...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a bridge, railroad structure, train viaduct, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

St. James Roman Catholic Church, 3728 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. James Roman Catholic Church, 3728 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, P...

Survey number: HABS PA-1641 Public domain photograph of church in Italy, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

2223 Green Street (House), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

2223 Green Street (House), Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-1909 Public domain photograph of a city streets, cityscape, urban environment, buildings, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Marks-Dunbar House, 849 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Marks-Dunbar House, 849 South Front Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia...

Survey number: HABS PA-1597 Public domain photograph - historical image of Pennsylvania, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-294 Survey number: HABS PA-1071 Building/structure dates: 1744 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1834 Subsequent Work Building/stru... More

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-294 Survey number: HABS PA-1071 Building/structure dates: 1744 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1834 Subsequent Work Building/stru... More

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-294 Survey number: HABS PA-1071 Building/structure dates: 1744 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1834 Subsequent Work Building/stru... More

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-294 Survey number: HABS PA-1071 Building/structure dates: 1744 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1834 Subsequent Work Building/stru... More

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Christ Church, 22-26 North Second Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia C...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-294 Survey number: HABS PA-1071 Building/structure dates: 1744 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1834 Subsequent Work Building/stru... More

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